International Festival 2017 Bloom

The University is partnering with Edinburgh International Festival for its awe-inspiring opening event, Bloom.

Field Exploration and Life Detection Sampling through Planetary Analogue Research

European astronauts have arrived in Edinburgh to have training from scientists at the University.

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Join some of the best students from around the globe at one of the world's top universities.

Undergraduate study

Postgraduate study

Online learning

Study abroad in Edinburgh

Short courses

Summer School

City - Getting here

Scotland's inspiring capital will be the backdrop to your studies — an irresistible blend of history, natural beauty and modern city life.

Explore our range of evening and daytime short courses including arts, culture, history, languages and science.

Find your undergraduate degree

Find your postgraduate degree

Support and information on admissions, fees and funding for international applicants.

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We are a truly global University, making a significant contribution to the world, through global partnership, exchange and engagement.

Global Profile

Global Engagement Plan

Our services

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We're in the heart of Edinburgh, one of the world's most desirable places to live.

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Events

Open Days

Tours

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Edinburgh is one of the world’s leading research universities, ranked fourth in the UK for research power.

Postgraduate research

Research centres and institutes

Edinburgh Research Explorer

Research impact

Business start-ups and incubation

A 240,000-strong community, extensive benefits, and opportunities to support students and research.

Celebrating the teaching and learning experience at Edinburgh.

View our latest academic, professional and support vacancies.